Agreements

1- INTERNATIONAL MULTILATERAL AGREEMENTS/CONVENTIONS 

NAME

SIGNATURE DATE

RATIFICATION DATE

Treaty on the Non-proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)

28.01.1969

28.11.1979-16823

Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the IAEA for the Application of Safeguards in Connection with NPT

30.06.1981

20.10.1981-17490

Protocol to Amend the Convention on Third Party Liability in the Field of Nuclear Energy of 29 July 1960, as Amended by the Additional Protocol of 28 January 1964

16.11.1982

23.05.1986-19115

Convention on The Physical Protection of Nuclear Material

23.08.1983

07.08.1986-19188

Convention on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident

28.09.1986

03.09.1990-20624

Convention on Assistance in the Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency

28.09.1986

03.09.1990-20624

Joint Protocol Relating to the Application of the Vienna Convention and the Paris Convention

21.09.1988

19.11.2006-26351

Convention on Nuclear Safety

24.09.1994

14.01.1995-22171

Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

03.11.1999

26.12.1999-23918

Protocol Additional to the Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the IAEA for the Application of Safeguards in Connection with NPT

06.07.2000

12.07.2001-24460

Protocol to Amend the Convention on Third Party Liability in the Field of Nuclear Energy of 29 July 1960, as Amended by the Additional Protocol of 28 January 1964 and by the Protocol of 16 November 1982

12.02.2004

Awaiting approval

Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East 11.09.2002 23.03.2012-28242
Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management - Awaiting approval
International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism 14.09.2005 08.05.2012-28286
Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material 08.07.2005  24.04.2015-29336 
Agreement Between The Republic of Turkey and The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) Concerning the Granting of the Status of Associate Member at CERN 12.05.2014 28.04.2015-29340

 

2- BILATERAL AGREEMENTS

2-1- Bilateral Cooperation Agreements

NAME

SIGNATURE DATE

RATIFICATION DATE

Agreement Between the Government of Canada and The Government of the Republic of Turkey for Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

18.06.1985

29.06.1986-19149

Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Argentine republic for Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

03.05.1988

08.02.1992-21136

Agreement Between the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Government of the Republic of Turkey for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

14.01.1998

Awaiting approval

Agreement Between the Government of Korea and The Government of the Republic of Turkey for Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

26.10.1998

12.04.1999-23664

Agreement Between the Government French Republic and The Government of the Republic of Turkey for Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

21.09.1999

18.05.2011-28157

Agreement Between the United States of America Concerning and The Government of the Republic of Turkey for Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

26.07.2000

09.07.2006-26223

Memorandum of Understanding for Technical Cooperation and Exchange of Information in Nuclear Regulatory Matters Between the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and The State Nuclear Regulatory Committee of Ukraine

07.06.2005

22.10.2008-27032

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Russian Federation for Cooperation in the Use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes

06.08.2009

12.02.2011-27844

Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Russian Federation on Cooperation in Relation to the Construction and Operation of a Nuclear Power Plant at the Akkuyu Site in the Republic of Turkey

12.05.2010

06.10.2010-27721

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for the Cooperation in the use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes 17.02.2011

05.06.2015-29377

Agreement between The Government of the People’s Republic of China and The Government of the Republic of Turkey for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy 09.04.2012

02.09.2016-29819

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of Japan for Cooperation in the Use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes 03.05.2013

22.04.2014-28980

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of Japan on Cooperation for Development of Nuclear Power Plants and the Nuclear Power Industry in the Republic of Turkey and Memorandum Of Cooperation Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of Japan on Cooperation on Development of Nuclear Power Plants and the Nuclear Power Industry in the Republic of Turkey 03.05.2013

 

23.05.2015-29364

 

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Republic of Belarus on Cooperation in the area of the Use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes 11.11.2016

Awaiting approval

2-2- Agreements on Early Notification of Nuclear Accidents

NAME

SIGNATURE DATE

RATIFICATION DATE

Agreement Between The Government of Turkey and the Republic of Bulgaria on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident and Exchange of Information on Nuclear Facilities

28.07.1997

11.09.1997-23107

Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident and Exchange of Information on Nuclear Facilities

23.11.2000

02.05.2001-24390

Agreement Between The Government Of The Republic Of Turkey And The Government Of Romania On Early Notification Of A Nuclear Accident

03.03.2008

16.05.2008-26878

Agreement between the European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM) and Non-member States of the European Union on the Participation of the Letter in the Community Arrangements for the Early Exchange of Information in the Event of Radiological Emergency (ECURIE) 26.07.2005

Awaiting approval

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Turkey and the Government of the Russian Federation on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident and Exchange of Information on Nuclear Facilities 06.08.2009

12.02.2011-27844

 

3- AGREEMENTS/PROTOCOLS WITHOUT RATIFICATION

NAME

SIGNATURE DATE

The Cooperation Protocol among Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey for the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

26.06.1998

The Cooperation Protocol between Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and Institute of Nuclear Physics of Ozbekistan Academy of Sciences for the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

06.11.1998

The Cooperation Protocol between Azerbaijan and Turkey for the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

03.11.1999

Protocol for Cooperation between Academy of Sciences of Tajikistan and Turkish Atomic Energy Authority for Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

12.11.2002

Agreement between the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and the Federal Environmental, Industrial and Nuclear Supervision Service for Co-operation in the Field of Nuclear Licensing and Supervision

08.06.2010

Co-operation Program between the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) and the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspection (SNRCU) for 2011-2012

25.01.2011

 

Arrangement for Cooperation between the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority of Finland and the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority 20.09.2011
Arrangement Between The United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission and The Turkish Atomic Energy Authority for the Exchange of Technical Information and Cooperation in Nuclear Safety Matters 18.09.2012

Arrangement Between The Nuclear Safety Authority of France (ASN) and Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) for the Exchange of Technical Information and Co-operation in the Regulation of Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection

27.01.2014

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and the Nuclear Regulation Authority of Japan for Cooperation and Exchange of Information in the Field of Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection

22.09.2014 

Agreement Between the Hungarian Atomic Energy Authority (HAEA) and the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) for the Cooperation in the Field of Nuclear and Radiation Safety Regulation in the Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy

03.12.2014 

Memorandum of Understanding between Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority of Finland on Information Exchange Regarding Regulation and Licensing of Nuclear Power Plants

13.10.2015

Arrangement Between Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and The National Nuclear Safety Administration of The People’s Republic of China in the Field of Nuclear Safety

03.09.2016

Framework Protocol between the Turkish Atomic Authority (TAEK) and the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre (SCK∙CEN) for cooperation

18.11.2016

Arrangement between the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority and the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the Exchange of Technical Information and Cooperation in Nuclear Safety Matters

18.09.2017